Mayor Cayetano proud of Math whizzes in Taguig

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Seventeen Taguig students proved yet again that they do eat numbers for breakfast after winning medals in the 13th International Mathematics Contest held in Singapore early this month.

Mayor Lani Cayetano assured that the city government would continue to extend its support and “nurture the children because we believe that they are the future.”

“The city is very proud of these students for showcasing to the world that Taguig is filled with bright and talented minds,” Cayetano said.

Winning bronze medals in the Math competition are Patrick Welsh P. Patco, John Albert L. Mariano, Luis Joseph A. Flores, Leira Mari P. Vinarao, Mark Andrei T. Mallillin, Andrea Monique B. Bermonte, Derick Timothy Jalando-on, and Micah Bless B. Requierro from Taguig Science High School (TSHS); Ed Cedrick T. Julian and Wally H. Santos from Sen. Renato Compañero Cayetano Memorial Science and Technology High School (SRCCMSTHS); and Jeremiah Daniel Regalario from Signal Village National High School (SVNHS).

Nazka L. Leosala and Jed Riel M. Balatan from TSHS; and Eisen Shaine Mabborang, Ma. Cecilia Mendoza, Haryana Iris Flores and Izra Myca Uldama from SRCCMSTHS also received merit awards.

The Taguig City government sponsored all the expenses of the students from the in-house and intensive summer training to their plane tickets and hotel accommodation in Singapore.